Eris Exchange has
expanded its flagship Eris Standard US Dollar Interest Rate Swap Futures
Following this launch,
which took place on January 11, Eris now offers three types of USD Standard
Interest Rate Swap Futures.
Eris says that its
Intercontinental Exchange (Ice) has made three changes in its senior management structure.
Ben Jackson, president and COO of ICE Futures US, has been named as Ice’s chief commercial officer.
In this newly created role, Jackson will be responsible for ...
The latest quarterly international banking statistics from
the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) show cross-border bank lending
shrank for the second consecutive quarter, driven by falling claims on major
emerging market economies (EMEs).
The BIS report, for the quarter to ...
bitcoin exchange, Kraken, is set to acquire two other bitcoin exchanges,
Coinsetter and Cavirtex.
In a statement
announcing the deal, Kraken says that its acquisition of New York-based Coinsetter
and Canada-based Cavirtex is part of a broader plan ...
The European Association of CCP Clearing Houses (EACH)
today announced that central counterparties (CCPs) are publishing a broad set
of quantitative data on their websites in compliance with the international
guidance provided by the Committee on Payment and Market Infrastructures ...
Sources say Nasdaq is putting its FX clearing and trading
initiatives on hold, and as a result, the exchange’s head of FX product, David
Holcombe, has left the firm.
Market sources indicate that although Nasdaq’s existing
currency options ...
Trading activity on swap execution facilities (SEFs),
measured by average daily notional volume, averaged $370.2 billion per day in
November, down 13% from the previous month, but up 10% from November 2014.
An increase in FX trading volume offset a decline in
rates and ...
Bank of America
Merrill Lynch is set to join Moscow Exchange’s FX market as a clearing firm.
Moscow Exchange says
BAML “is in the process of finalising necessary documentation and will begin
active trading in January 2016”.
It will trade ...
The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, (ISDA), Managed Funds
Association (MFA) and SIFMA’s Asset Management Group have announced that
several of the associations’ collective member firms have pledged to begin
voluntarily clearing their single-name credit default swap (CDS) trades ...
The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC)’s Omgeo
subsidiary, and SimCorp, say that the first live repurchase agreement
(repo) trade has been automatically processed in SimCorp Dimension and Omgeo
Central Trade Manager (CTM)
and Nordea Bank.
Current processing ...